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    Is Your Employer Taking Advantage of You?

    Is Your Employer Taking Advantage of You?
    Since the recession began in December 2007, more than half of all American workers have become unemployed, taken a pay cut, suffered a reduction in hours, or had to take a temporary job because they couldn't find a full-time position, according to the Pew Research Center's Social and Demographic Trends Project. You probably don't need a study to tell you the ...
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    Be a Self-Aware Leader

    Be a Self-Aware Leader
    Self-awareness, which may be defined as being conscious of what you’re good at while acknowledging what you still need to learn, is one of the most underrated leadership skills. Apparently, it’s also one of the most rare. According to the Change Style Indicator, a research study on management styles that has been conducted for two decades, leaders are more likely to ...
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    How to Become a Manager

    Setting your sights on management level is a sure fire way to take control of your career development, open the door to new and exciting challenges and earn more money. Managers are often the backbones of a company. They are the key to an enterprise's success. The responsibility of the planning, executing, and closing a project rests on your shoulders. ...
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    5 Ways to Become a High-Achiever

    5 Ways to Become a High-Achiever
    When working on a new project, many of us reach a breaking point and give up when things start getting difficult. Recognizing what makes you throw in the towel, and understanding your threshold is critical to exceeding your goals and pumping up your passion. Social scientist Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi studies the behavior of highly successful people. He found that when high-achievers are ...
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    5 Steps to Getting a Promotion

    5 Steps to Getting a Promotion
    You have been working for your current company for a while now, and you are ready to move up the ladder. You might have even been considered for a promotion in the past, but didn't quite make the cut. Earning a promotion takes more effort and diligence than you might expect. You must master your current job and prove that you ...
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    STEP 3: Be Worthy of a Promotion, Be an Excellent Admin

    STEP 3: Be Worthy of a Promotion, Be an Excellent Admin
    If you want to be promoted or have more control over your job responsibilities, there are additional things you can do to get positive attention. These extra efforts also can help you get promotions and performance increases, but of course your work will have to be good as well. Here are 10 tips to give you a leg up on the ...
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    STEP 5: When Promotion Time Approaches, Get Noticed (No Excuses!)

    STEP 5: When Promotion Time Approaches, Get Noticed (No Excuses!)
    Since you started at your company one year ago, several positions have opened up you could have easily slipped into. Instead, other internal candidates got the nod. The last person who was hired in your company (just two months ago) was even promoted. What can you do to get noticed and prevent another opportunity from passing you by? Study these solutions ...
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    STEP 1: Use Your Admin Position as a Stepping-Stone

    STEP 1: Use Your Admin Position as a Stepping-Stone
    If your current administrative position is one rung on a career ladder and you’re looking upward, then here’s your next task: Figure out how to transition from where you are to where you want to be. Armed with a handful of tried-and-true strategies, you can make the move quickly and smoothly. Use these tips to move one (or maybe even two) ...
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    STEP 4: Get on Your Boss' Radar Screen

    STEP 4: Get on Your Boss' Radar Screen
    Hopefully, you're not still under the illusion that if you're talented and hardworking, somehow people will notice and you'll get your just rewards. A lot of career Cinderellas are still out there waiting around for that prince of a promotion or raise to come, getting more disillusioned and depressed with every passing day. Getting promoted means getting noticed, which is not ...
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    STEP 2: Know the Potential Evolutions of an Admin's Career

    STEP 2: Know the Potential Evolutions of an Admin's Career
    The national median salary for today’s Administrative Assistant is $30,004. By furthering and expanding your education, you could move up more quickly and readily to one of these higher paying positions… +Administrative Professionals:+ Administrative Associate - $30, 551 Administrative/Office Manager -$34, 553 Administrative Coordinator - $34, 624 Executive Secretary - $35, 029 Office Administrator -$35, 388 Sr. Administrative Assistant - $39, ...
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